Regional Dining Guide
Dining Profile: Elgin’s Plank Road Tap Room

The cozy craft beer hangout on Elgin’s far-west side is gaining fans for its lineup of unique beers and for its new offering: your morning joe.

815 ChopHouse: A Promising New Restaurant

The managers of this new Crystal Lake restaurant are hitting the ground running. Find out how this restaurant lives up to its ‘good drinks, good food and good service’ mantra.

Bleuroot in West Dundee: A Cozy Farm-to-Table Favorite

Farm-to-table creations are key to Bleuroot’s menu. See why this relatively new restaurant in West Dundee attracts clientele from across the region.

Region Kitchen and Bar in Barrington: High-Flying Chef Perlick Branches Out Again

This local restaurateur continues to impress his clientele. Step inside his latest creation and discover a vegetarian dish that’s in popular demand.

Rush Creek Distilling: A Spirited Attraction in Harvard

A new distillery in Harvard is drawing a big following in its new tasting room and at distribution spots all across the region. And there’s plenty more to come.